International Journal of Nursing is a natioanl level journal, charged by Ministry of Health of the People's Republic of China and sponsored by Chinese Medical Association and Jilin Provincial Medicine Periodical House. It is one of the serial journals of Chinese Medical Association. It was founded in 1980, has the better reputation in Chinese nursing field, and has stable author community and reader community. It had been initially named as Foreign Medical Sciences: Nursing , then was renamed as International Journal of Nursing in 2006. The reports from primary literature are added to original preponderance, making its contents richer, more comprehensive and international. At present it is included in “Chinese Nuclear Periodical (Selected) Database”, “Chinese Medical Current Contents (CMCC)”,“Chinese Medical Citation Index(CMCI)”,“Chinese High Quality Technological Journal Database”,“Chinese Academic Journal Comprehensive Evaluation Database (CAJCED)”, and “Chinese Journal Full-text Database (CJFD)”. The purpose of this publication is to report the newest progress in theory and practice of nursing field at home and abroad, to promote the information communication and share of nursing personnel. It mainly covers the latest research production in basic and clinical nursing, nursing experience in clinic, clinical application and development of exchange and cooperation of international nursing as direction of publishing, and introducing the newest developmetal trend about international nursing. Readers cover the nursing educators, nursing managers and clinical nursing personnel. Main Columns: Reviews, Compilation, Nursing Supervision, Clinical Specific Nursing, Health Education, Nursing Education, Senile Nursing, Tumor Nursing, International Academy Communication, Abstract, etc.